Julie Falatko is the author of the picture book Snappsy the Alligator (Did Not Ask to Be in This Book), illustrated by Tim Miller (Viking). The second book in the series, Snappsy the Alligator and His Best Friend Forever (Probably), also illustrated by Tim Miller, is forthcoming in October of 2017. Julie's chapter book series debut, Two Dogs in a Trench Coat, will begin in 2018. Other forthcoming picture books are The Society of Underrepresented Animals, illustrated by Charles Santoso (Viking, 2018), The Great Indoors, illustrated by Ruth Chan (Disney-Hyperion, 2019), and Help Wanted: One Rooster (Viking, 2019). Julie lives with her family in Maine, where she maintains the Little Free Library in front of her home.